Thread: Sharing printer
03-23-2006, 01:03 PM #1
- Member Since
- Mar 17, 2006
- Mac mini i5, 2.3Ghz dual core, 8 GB RAM, OSX 10.8.2
I've got a HP deskjet connected to the Mac (USB), and the Windows PC is in the same workgroup. Network connectivity between the two is established, yet I can't seem to connect to the printer from the WXP PC. I _think_ I've followed the manual just fine...
What am I missing this time?I has a signijer.
03-23-2006, 03:25 PM #2
same here, except my laserjet is connected to our vaio and i can select it to print to that but it never goes through. have no idea why O_o
03-29-2006, 10:12 PM #3
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- May 17, 2005
- Bristow, VA
- 2.8Ghz MBP, 4GB RAM, 320 GB 7200RPM HD
Couple of things to check.
First, is your printer Mac compatible? You may need to download a Mac driver from the website.
Secondly, I would recommend buying a print server for your printer. Put it up on the network and print from both computers through the router. That is how I have mine set up. I can print from my PowerBook and my wife's Vaio with no problems.
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